Upcoming Events

May
12

Mother’s Day Jewelry Making Workshop

mother's day jewelry

May 12, 2019

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Avenue
Fort Story, Virginia 23459

Spend time with mom this Mother’s Day while making a beautiful piece of Cape Henry Lighthouse jewelry. Get tickets for our jewelry making workshop on top of the newly restored dune May 12 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. to learn how to make one of the Cape Henry Lighthouse charm bracelets pictured below. Afterward, …

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May
12

Mother’s Day Tea at Scotchtown

May 12, 2019

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Lane,
Beaverdam, Virginia 23015

Enjoy an afternoon of food and fun on Mother’s Day while helping a Girl Scout earn her Gold Star award! On May 12 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. experience a special tour of Scotchtown focused on Patrick Henry’s mother, Sarah Winston Syme Henry, followed by crafts, games, and food. Brownies can earn a “Making …

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May
18

Preservation Month Workshop

Preservation

May 18, 2019

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Patrick Henry's Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Ln
Beaverdam, VA 23015

Get your hands dirty for a good cause this Preservation Month! Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown is receiving a new clay floor and we need your help. Join us for a hands on workshop May 18 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. where you will roll up your sleeves (and pant legs) to stomp, mold, work and …

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May
1

Preservation Month: The Cape Henry Lighthouse Restoration Story

Cape Henry Lighthouse

May 1, 2019

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Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Avenue
Fort Story, Virginia 23459

For Preservation Month this May, Cape Henry Lighthouse interpreters will discuss the dune restoration project with guests, including: The story of drifting sands since 1792. Why the restoration project was necessary. The goals and end product of the restoration. Come learn all the facts from our staff and see before and after pictures! …

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